Deaths in History in November 1896

  • Nov 22 George Washington Gale Ferris Jr., American engineer and inventor (Ferris Wheel), dies of typhoid fever at 37
  • Nov 26 Emil du Bois-Reymond, German physician (founder of modern electrophysiology), dies at 78
  • Nov 26 Coventry Patmore, English poet and critic (The Angel in the House), dies at 73